10 Surprising Uses For Vodka (Other Than Drinking!)

10 Surprising Uses For Vodka (Other Than Drinking!)

Vodka has many uses besides being a spirited beverage. Whether you love to drink vodka or not, keeping a bottle in your cabinet will come in handy. This stuff is amazingly versatile.

Here are 10 brilliant ways to use vodka…

Heal Cold Sores

Simply dip a cotton ball in some vodka and dab it gently on a cold sore. This will help remove and heal pesky cold sores quicker.

Relieve Jelly Fish Stings

Don’t forget to take a bottle of vodka with you to the beach. The next time you get stung by a jellyfish, rub some vodka into it and watch the pain soothe away.

Preserve Cut Flowers

Preserve your bouquet and make them last longer by mixing a few drops of vodka with a teaspoon of sugar to the water in the flower vase.

Remove Rust From Screws

Leave a rusty screw in vodka for a few hours. Take it out then wipe it down to get rid of the rust.

Get Rid of Window Streaks

Dilute some vodka with water – about 1 cup of water to 1 cup of vodka. Then mix together in a spray bottle and use to wipe down windows to get rid of those stubborn window streaks.

Make Your Own Mouthwash

Vodka is best for killing germs that cause bad breath. To see the full tutorial for vodka mouthwash click here.

Clear Smelly Shoe Odor

Spray a mist of vodka into the wear of a shoe to help get rid of the stink. Rubbing your feet with vodka will also help remove smelly foot odor.

Polish Jewelry

Polish and shine any jewelry but soaking it in vodka for at least minutes, then rinse and dry.

Deodorize Laundry

Vodka is a natural deodorizer. If your clothes have a bit of musty smell to them, spray it with a few spritzes of vodka to help remove the odor.

Kill Weeds

Simply mix a shot of vodka with a few drop of liquid soap and two cups of water in a spray bottle, and there you have a natural weed killer without any pesticides.